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the last concert of Richard 2



Am I Not King?


shakespeare and royal canoe


songs by Tom Keenan and Matt Peters

conceived and directed by Christopher Brauer

dec 2016

photo: Mairen Kops

photo: Mairen Kops

Royal Canoe transforms Shakespeare’s verse with a contemporary score that pops the bubble of a delusional King in crisis. The madness of power and politics explodes in this new sung-through version of King Richard 2.  


5 shows only | DEC 14-18, 2016

West End Cultural Centre


Sarah Constible, Tom Keenan, Montana Lehmann, Arne MacPherson, Simon Miron, Rylan Wilkie with Royal Canoe’s Derek Allard, Brendan Berg, Bucky Driedger, Michael Jordan, Matt Peters & Matt Shellenberg.


Conceived and Directed by Christopher Brauer

Lighting and projection design by Jaymez

Stage Manager Michael Duggan

Production Manager Steven Vande Vyvere

Winner of the 2016/17 Winnipeg Theatre Awards Outstanding New Work - Christopher Brauer, Tom Keenan and Matt Peters

zone41 theatre engages under the terms of the INDIE 2.1, professional Artists who are members of the Canadian Actors’ Equity Association.

photo: Mairen Kops

photo: Rachael King

Keep time! How sour sweet music is when time is broke and no proportion kept! So is it in the music of men's lives. I wasted time and now doth time waste me.

Nominated for 6 Evie Winnipeg Theatre Awards | 2016/17


Best production

Best ensemble

WINNER - Outstanding new work - Christopher Brauer, Tom Keenan & Matt Peters

Best director - Christopher Brauer

Best supporting actress - Sarah Constible

Best supporting actor - Rylan Wilkie

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